This bursary was awarded to me to financially support me for my participation in the Silence Awareness Existence residency in Finland. The CIT Arts Office Arts Development Bursary Awards2016/2017 support and promote graduates to engage in Arts-related research and development; Enable recipients to expand or focus on an aspect of their practice, for which they need some financial support; Encourage continued engagement by alumni with the academic, cultural, and social community of CIT; Highlight the range and quality of Arts-related programmes across the campuses of CIT, and the relationships between these programmes, their students, and alumni. http://arts.cit.ie/cit-development-bursaries-and-
Highly commended and shortlisted for best work in visual arts category.
Trans National Creative Exchange is a international platform supporting emerging creative talent. Selected graduates from the UK, Ireland, France, the Netherlands and China were offered studio spaces and allowed access to facilities to make work that was then exhibited internationally. http://tnce.azurewebsites.net